Colitis is inflammation of the tissue that lines the colon. Colitis is not a condition in itself but rather a sign that another disease process is at work in the body. There are several different types of colitis, including ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis, pseudomembranous colitis, ischemic colitis, and colitis caused by an allergic reaction.
Clinically active inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is associated with adverse COVID-19 outcomes, especially in younger and middle-aged adults, according to a study published online Sept. 27 in the Journal of Crohn's and Colitis.
The transoral incisionless fundoplication is a minimally invasive treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) that is performed in the outpatient setting.
Colon cancer is not only an old age cancer, new trend of Colorectal cancer incidence in young adultsison the rise.Early screening colonoscopy is a key in early diagnosis and timely intervention.
Some people who follow a keto diet may experience diarrhea and other gastrointestinal (GI) problems as side effects.